By George Zouridakis,James E. Moore Jr,Duncan J. Maitland
Biomedical expertise and units, moment Edition makes a speciality of the apparatus, units, and methods utilized in glossy medication to diagnose, deal with, and display screen human health problems. accumulating jointly and compiling the newest details to be had on scientific know-how, this revised paintings provides ten new chapters. It starts off with the fundamentals, introducing the historical past of the thermometer and measuring physique temperature, ahead of relocating directly to a medley of units which are way more complex.
This ebook explores assorted technological capabilities and approaches together with sign processing, auditory structures, magnetic resonance imaging, ultrasonic and emission imaging, image-guided thermal treatment, clinical robotics, form reminiscence alloys, biophotonics, and tissue engineering. every one bankruptcy deals an outline of the method, its technical issues, and its use in keeping with its functions and suitable physique structures. it may be used as a certified source, in addition to a textbook for undergraduate and graduate students.